The Centre for Rural Policy Research encompasses academic staff drawn from a number of disciplines across the University.

Principal Centre staff

The Centre's principal research and administrative staff are based within the Politics department, part of the College of Social Sciences and International Studies.

Centre management
Professor Matt Lobley Co-Director, Professor, Politics
Professor Harry G West Co-Director, Professor, Anthropology
Centre staff
Professor Stewart Barr Professor of Geography
Dr David Benson Lecturer, Politics (Cornwall)
Professor Henry Buller Professor of Human Geography
Dr Angela Cassidy Lecturer, Politics
Professor Claire Dunlop

Professor of Politics and Public Policy
Dr Steve Guilbert Communications and Engagement Officer (SIP2)
Sue Harding Senior Research Administrator 
Dr Keith Howe Senior Research Fellow
Gavin Huggett Project Manager, Defra Sustainable Intensification Platform
Alex Inman Senior Research Fellow
Dr Emma Pilgrim Research Fellow, Daphne Jackson Fellowship
Professor Duncan Russel Associate Professor, Politics
Dr Clare Saunders Associate Professor, Environment & Sustainability Institute (Cornwall)
Dr Karen Scott Senior Lecturer, Environment & Sustainability Institute (Cornwall)
Dr Eva Thomann Senior Lecturer
Emma Tranter PA to Directors and Research Administrator
Dr Rebecca Wheeler Research Fellow
Dr Tim Wilkinson Associate Research Fellow
Dr Joanie Willett Lecturer, Politics (Cornwall)
Professor Michael Winter Professor, Politics
Dr Gaukhar Yeshenkulova Visiting Scholar

Other staff

The Centre for Rural Policy Research receives input from a number of University of Exeter academics from other departments and disciplines, plus visiting staff from other institutions.

The Centre is also home to a number of PhD students, and is guided by an expert Advisory Board.

You can see full lists of all CRPR staff and associates on the following pages: